Ivy is the Executive Assistant to Senator Rand Paul and Director of Donor Relations for RandPac. Prior to this, Ivy was the Youth Leadership School Director at the Leadership Institute where she traveled the country every weekend to train college students on the importance of political technology and keeping faith in their principles.
Ivy started her activist career as the recruitment director for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) College Republican club. Her second year in college she interned with the Office of Governor Susana Martinez’s Communications department. Upon returning to school Ivy became the Chair for the UCCS College Republican club and the Manager of the UCCS Ice Hockey Team.
Along the way Ivy worked as the El Paso County Chair for the Greg Brophy for Governor Campaign and managed Vickie Tonkins for City Council Campaign. Taking a step back from campaigning, she was hired as Representative Justin Everett’s legislative aide in 2014 and stayed with him until 2016. Ivy also served as the Colorado State Youth Director for Students for Rand.
Ivy took her first YLS class in 2014 in Denver and fostered a great relationship with the Leadership institute. In June of 2016, Ivy returned to the YLS advanced class and learned the tools necessary that placed her as the Youth Director for the Mary Thomas for Congress campaign. In her first two weeks she recruited 22 interns and was promoted to the political director. Ivy ran a youth campaign that knocked 15,000 doors and made 70,000 phone calls.